At about 2am this morning a person has died as a result of a crash between a pedestrian and a car on Taihape Rd, Hawkes Bay.
The incident occurred near the intersection of Taihape and Korokipo Rd.
The road has been closed near the intersection until further notice, no diversions are able to be put in place.
Enquiries into the circumstances of the incident are now underway
No other details are available at this stage.
Insp Marty Parker